12th Bangladesh Denim Expo kicks off

Business Desk :
The two-day long Bangladesh Denim Expo kicked off at the International Convention City (ICCB) in Dhaka on Tuesday to promote Bangladeshi denim goods.
“Beyond Business” is the theme of this 12th edition of the expo which will be continued till Wednesday.
A total of 79 exhibitors are participating in the show, consisting of both local and international participants, said a press release on Tuesday.
Around 6,000 visitors from across the world attended the expo on the opening day; while organizers are expecting many more visitors on the concluding day.
The expo comes to encourage robust interaction among exhibitors and visitors through a series of product displays, seminar sessions and panel discussions.
“This edition of Bangladesh Denim Expo addresses the new opportunities for successful and sustainable business. In a world that now demands that industry leaders go Beyond Business,” Bangladesh Denim Expo Founder Mostafiz Uddin said.
“The pandemic has forced suppliers to double-down on sustainability issues. That is what global consumers are demanding in the post-pandemic world, and this message is being passed down supply chains through fashion brands and retailers” Mostafiz added.
“Our show is acting as a lightning rod on these issues, bringing together all the denim stakeholders from across the world under the roof of the Expo”, he also said. Ambassador of Bangladesh to the Netherlands M Riaz Hamidullah, Ambassador of Denmark to Bangladesh Winnie Estrup Petersen, BGMEA Vice President Md Shahidullah Azim were present at the exhibition among others.